13 In-Depth SCCM software change and configuration management Questions for Professionals

What is involved in SCCM

Find out what the related areas are that SCCM connects with, associates with, correlates with or affects, and which require thought, deliberation, analysis, review and discussion. This unique checklist stands out in a sense that it is not per-se designed to give answers, but to engage the reader and lay out a SCCM thinking-frame.

How far is your company on its SCCM software change and configuration management journey?

Take this short survey to gauge your organization’s progress toward SCCM software change and configuration management leadership. Learn your strongest and weakest areas, and what you can do now to create a strategy that delivers results.

To address the criteria in this checklist for your organization, extensive selected resources are provided for sources of further research and information.

Start the Checklist

Below you will find a quick checklist designed to help you think about which SCCM related domains to cover and 13 essential critical questions to check off in that domain.

The following domains are covered:

SCCM, Society of Critical Care Medicine, Software Configuration Management, System Center Configuration Manager:

SCCM Critical Criteria:

Be clear about SCCM engagements and gather practices for scaling SCCM.

– Do you monitor the effectiveness of your SCCM activities?

– What are the barriers to increased SCCM production?

– What are the business goals SCCM is aiming to achieve?

Society of Critical Care Medicine Critical Criteria:

Focus on Society of Critical Care Medicine tactics and diversify disclosure of information – dealing with confidential Society of Critical Care Medicine information.

– Consider your own SCCM project. what types of organizational problems do you think might be causing or affecting your problem, based on the work done so far?

– Will SCCM have an impact on current business continuity, disaster recovery processes and/or infrastructure?

– How will you measure your SCCM effectiveness?

Software Configuration Management Critical Criteria:

Huddle over Software Configuration Management tasks and probe the present value of growth of Software Configuration Management.

– Is maximizing SCCM protection the same as minimizing SCCM loss?

– What are some of the software Configuration Management tools?

– What is the purpose of SCCM in relation to the mission?

– Definition: what is software Configuration Management?

– Motivation: why software Configuration Management?

– Why software Configuration Management ?

System Center Configuration Manager Critical Criteria:

Dissect System Center Configuration Manager issues and spearhead techniques for implementing System Center Configuration Manager.

– Do SCCM rules make a reasonable demand on a users capabilities?


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Author: Gerard Blokdijk

CEO at The Art of Service | http://theartofservice.com



Gerard is the CEO at The Art of Service. He has been providing information technology insights, talks, tools and products to organizations in a wide range of industries for over 25 years. Gerard is a widely recognized and respected information expert. Gerard founded The Art of Service consulting business in 2000. Gerard has authored numerous published books to date.

External links:

To address the criteria in this checklist, these selected resources are provided for sources of further research and information:

SCCM External links:


Microsoft System Center Training | SCCM Certification

SCCM | Fundamental Critical Care Support

Society of Critical Care Medicine External links:

Southeast Chapter – of the Society of Critical Care Medicine

Society of Critical Care Medicine 33rd Annual Congress

ISCCM – Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine

Software Configuration Management External links:

Software configuration management
http://In software engineering, software configuration management (SCM or S/W CM) is the task of tracking and controlling changes in the software, part of the larger cross-disciplinary field of configuration management. SCM practices include revision control and the establishment of baselines. If something goes wrong, SCM can determine what was changed and who changed it.

[PDF]Software Configuration Management A Clear Case …

[PDF]Software Configuration Management

System Center Configuration Manager External links:

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager …